Across The Wire

  1. Waste Management Joins The ‘We Are Still In’ Coalition
    5/15/2019

    Waste Management recently joins with more than 3,780 businesses, investors, governmental agencies, universities and faith groups in committing to climate action in support of the landmark Paris Agreement

  2. Chubb Announces New Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goals Aligned With Science-Based Standards
    5/15/2019

    Chubb announced today a new companywide goal to reduce its global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 20% on an absolute basis by 2025

  3. Freightera First To Market With Freight Service From Five Major US And Canadian Railroads, Moves Forward On Go Green Roadmap
    5/15/2019

    Freightera, North America's freight marketplace offering all-inclusive freight rates from hundreds of carriers of all sizes and transport modes, just launched door-to-door full truckload service from Union Pacific, Canadian National and Canadian Pacific, three of the largest railroads in Canada and the U.S

  4. Montrose Environmental Group Acquires Target Emission Services And Expands Into International Markets
    5/14/2019

    Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. (“Montrose”), a high-growth environmental services company, and Target Emission Services, Inc. (“TARGET”), a market leader in fugitive emission detection in the U.S. and Canada, recently announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Montrose will acquire TARGET

  5. Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. Acquires Golden Specialty, Inc.
    5/14/2019

    Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. (“Montrose”) is pleased to announce that on March 15, 2019, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Enthalpy Analytical, LLC (“Enthalpy”), it acquired the business of Golden Specialty, Inc., a leading air testing laboratory in Houston, Texas. The addition of this laboratory further advances Montrose’s air measurement and analytical capabilities. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Golden Specialty, Inc. (“Golden”) has serviced Texas and the surrounding gulf coast region for more than

  6. MGE Announces Goal Of Net-Zero Carbon Electricity By 2050
    5/14/2019

    Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) recently set a new goal of net-zero carbon electricity for its customers by 2050, said Jeff Keebler, MGE Chairman, President and CEO

  7. SC Johnson Applauds Cleanup Efforts To Combat The Plastic Waste Crisis
    5/10/2019

    A concerted cleanup effort among governments, citizens, NGOs and businesses over the past few years is helping to improve waterways and oceans around the world. Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson, recently visited the Philippines and Panama to see firsthand the advancements being made to save the oceans from plastic waste

  8. Walmart On Track To Reduce 1 Billion Metric Tons Of Emission From Global Supply Chains By 2030
    5/8/2019

    Walmart Inc. recently issued its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which details the company’s goals, progress and achievements for fiscal year 2019 toward its commitment to increase economic opportunity for associates and local communities, build sustainability in supply chains and activate climate change initiatives

  9. ExxonMobil To Invest Up To $100M On Lower-Emissions R&D With U.S. National Labs
    5/8/2019

    ExxonMobil said recenty it will invest up to $100 million over 10 years to research and develop advanced lower-emissions technologies with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory and National Energy Technology Laboratory.

  10. NRC Group Completes Acquisition of Organic Incineration Technology, Inc.
    5/7/2019

    NRC Group Holdings Corp. (NYSE American: NRCG) (“NRCG” or the “Company”), a global provider of a wide range of environmental, compliance and waste management services, today announced that on April 26, 2019, it completed the previously announced acquisition of the assets and business of Organic Incineration Technology, Inc. (“OIT”). Based in North Pole, Alaska, OIT provides thermal treatment options for the safe disposal of materials such as non-hazardous petroleum contaminated soils, absorbent pads and